Auburn hired former Florida coach Will Muschamp as defensive coordinator Friday.
A person familiar with the search says Florida has hired Colorado State’s Jim McElwain as its next football coach.
Athletic director Jeremy Foley is back in Florida. Colorado State’s Jim McElwain remains at home.
Florida has targeted Colorado State’s Jim McElwain to potentially fill its coaching vacancy.
Top-ranked Florida State was again far from perfect.
No. 1 Florida State is 60 minutes from accomplishing a feat that Bobby Bowden and the powerhouse Seminoles of the 1990s never could — putting together back-to-back undefeated regular seasons.
Jeff Driskel threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score, helping Florida become bowl eligible with a 52-3 victory over lower-division Eastern Kentucky on Saturday.
No matter what Florida does Saturday, it won’t really change the season. Sure, the Gators can end a three-game losing streak at Florida Field, become bowl eligible and give 22 seniors and fired coach Will Muschamp an enjoyable home finale.
Will Muschamp wants to coach next season.
The Florida Gators won’t have their head coach Will Muschamp back next year. After a struggling season, the coach is out after the final two games of the regular season vs. Eastern Kentucky and Florida State.